$4,100 grant to boost students’ pursuit of technology

$4,100 grant to boost students’ pursuit of technology

By Diana Whittle As the global workplace becomes even more competitive, schools share in what has become a basic economic tenet: students who develop technology skills hold a much greater chance of landing jobs than their less-savvy counterparts. Affiliated with one of the world’s most recognizable financial-services companies, Dun & Bradstreet Credibility Corp. takes its […]

Past indiscretions, revisited

By Deborah Hilcove The news hit hard: Brian Williams, anchor of NBC’s Nightly News, had received an unpaid six-month suspension due to his acknowledged exaggeration of a helicopter episode in Iraq. The story reminded me of my onetime employer, Darrow J. “Duke” Tully, former publisher of The Arizona Republic and the Phoenix Gazette. As society […]

Sinema’s bi-partisan strategy scores points with chamber group

Sinema’s bi-partisan strategy scores points with chamber group

By Joyce Coronel Sometimes controversial U.S. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema seemed to walk on hallowed ground during her State of the District address to members of the Tempe Chamber of Commerce. Indeed, the cordial reception she received hardly could have been cast by a more welcoming audience. Elected to Congress in 2012, Sinema represents Arizona’s ninth […]

Red vs. Blue: one more super game to remember

Red vs. Blue: one more super game to remember

It was Bowl Game XIV for Tempe public safety. Competitors from the city’s Police and Fire Medical Rescue departments battled for football glory and bragging rights at the two teams’ 14th annual flag football game at Tempe High School. While admission was free, donations to the city’s Public Safety Memorial Fund proved that those on […]

Chandler fest gives insight to everyday science

By Rick Heumann The fourth annual Chandler Science Spectacular event continues on its successful path and will return to downtown Chandler later this month. The two-day event highlights the world of science as it relates to art and everyday technology. This year, I’m excited to announce that the event will be held in conjunction with […]

Some ‘oldies’ your sweetheart will love on that special day

Some ‘oldies’ your sweetheart will love on that special day

Compilation by M.V. Moorhead Once again Valentine’s Day is upon us, and once again I’m going to take it upon myself to make a few suggestions for romantic silverscreen choices. But what is Valentine’s Day if not a day for sentiment? And what’s more sentimental than an anniversary? Here, therefore, are three love stories enjoying […]